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Cops help radicals occupy Nihang headquarters

Chandigarh: Violence is apprehended, as radical Sikhs continue to drive out Nihangs from gurdwaras. Damdami Taksal chief Harnam Singh Bhindranwale’s dispossessing Shiromani Panth Akali Tarna Dal of Mehta Chowk in Amritsar from the land of Gurdwara Hargobind Sahib in the holy city with the help of Majitha police has embittered Nihangs across Punjab. The dispute between Taksal and the Nihangs of ...

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Mesmerised with the world of Sikh Nihangs

Ludhiana, Punjab: Today, some people see Nihangs as a relic, but others recognise them as a colourful and important part of the Punjabi heritage. Gurbir Singh Brar, a photo artist also feels that there is no colourful subject as compared to Nihangs. Nihangs belong to a martial tradition started by the 10th Guru, Guru Gobind Singh. A photo exhibition by ...

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